Memorial Reginald William James (Airspeed AS.10 Oxford)

The monument was unveiled on 4 November 2011.
A memorial in honour of Flying Officer Reginald William James.
On 7 October 1944 the aircraft were he was in crashed between Zoutelande and Westkapelle. The pilot Flg.Off. Reginald William James, the sole occupant of the aircraft was killed. Flg.Off. Reginald William James is buried in North Cemetery in Flushing (Vlissingen).

The English text on the left of the monument:
On 7 October 1944
a Royal Air Force
"Airspeed Oxford"
crashed at this site.

The pilot
Flying Officer
Reginald William James,
age 32,
was killed.


Parts of this aircraft were recovered in 2008.
The museum Wings to Victory has a part of the front wing spar in it's collection.

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